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  • Scientific Names
    • Abies concolor
    • Abies concolor lowiana
    • Abies lowiana
    • Abies lowiana lowiana
    • Abies lowiana viridula
  • English
    • White Fir
    • White silver fir
    • Sierra White Fir
  • Spanish
    • Abeto del noroeste
    • Abeto blanco

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

Observer

dmcooperberg

Date

April 12, 2015 03:52 PM HST

Description

40 ft tall. Leaves blueish green, 4-6 cm, thick, with a rounded tip and with a triangular cross section. Leaves pointed upward.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

White Fir Abies concolor

Observer

meallen12

Date

April 4, 2015 12:43 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

What

White Fir Abies concolor

Observer

finatic

Date

February 18, 2015 10:45 AM PST

Place

Mt Pinos (Google, OSM)

Description

Kern County California, US

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

White Fir Abies concolor

Observer

bethadamyk

Date

November 29, 2014

Place

yosemite (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

White Fir Abies concolor

Observer

charlie

Date

September 14, 2006

Description

not 100% certain of date. Fir is to the right in background

Photos / Sounds

What

Abies Abies concolor

Observer

jamiebryn

Date

November 15, 2014

Description

Tall erect tree with needles growing close together forming thick needled branches. Needles curl upwards, rounded at point. Stomata strips on underside. Cones very large and growing upwards, only on upper branches. Bracts present.

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

White Fir Abies concolor

Observer

vnsankar

Date

June 12, 2014

Description

Very common and dominant in conifer forests of Titlow Hill Road further south and higher up from Horse Mountain.

Photos / Sounds

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What

White Fir Abies concolor

Observer

jon_sullivan

Date

August 2, 2013 05:37 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

What

White Fir Abies concolor

Observer

jon_sullivan

Date

August 2, 2013 07:12 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

White Fir Abies concolor

Observer

finatic

Date

August 24, 2014 05:38 PM PDT

Place

Mt Lemmon (Google, OSM)

Description

Pima County, Arizona, US

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

White Fir Abies concolor

Date

October 2, 2014

Place

Cal U PA (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

White Fir Abies concolor

Date

October 2, 2014

Place

Cal U PA (Google, OSM)
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Description from Wikipedia

Abies concolor, commonly known as the white fir, is a fir native to the mountains of western North America, occurring at elevations of 900–3,400 m (2,952–11,154 ft). It is a medium to large evergreen coniferous tree growing to 25–60 m (80–197 ft) tall and with a trunk diameter of up to 2 m (6.5 ft). It is popular as an ornamental landscaping tree and as a Christmas tree. It is sometimes known as concolor fir.

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Conservation Summary

  • Mexico
    Sujeta a protección especial (Pr) (Source: Norma Oficial 059)
No range data available.